Dr Mary Sommerlad
BSc MBBS MRCP(UK)(Derm) DCH (RCPCH)
Dr Mary Sommerlad is a UK trained, Consultant Dermatologist based in London. She studied medicine at University College London (UCL) where she obtained a First Class intercalated BSc in Immunology at UCL and was awarded the British Society of Immunology Undergraduate Prize. During her time as a medical student she obtained the Prize for Society & the Individual. Dr Mary graduated from UCL with a Merit in Clinical Practice and undertook rigourous training programmes in London and the South East.
She has presented at national and international meetings and has several publications in leading academic journals including the British Journal of Dermatology.
She is passionate about promoting patient and allied healthcare professional engagement and inclusivity. Dr Mary has given expert Dermatology advice on the BBC Series “Skin”, creating a GP Practice Nurse training programme and a series of patient education videos available on YouTube and she is a member of the British Association of Dermatologists BAME task force.
Areas of interest
- Pigmentation problems (melasma and post inflammatory hyperpigmentation)
- Skin care
- Prevention of premature ageing
- Skin cancers
- Mole checks
- Skin surgery
- Steroid injections